The Madison Living History Project is a place to share stories and images related to Madison’s history. These are snapshots of Madison neighborhoods, places, people, and events conveyed through conversations with and stories from community members.

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COVID-19 story by James Latimer, December 8, 2020

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Percussionist, Professor Emeritus in the UW-Madison School of Music, and current director of the Capitol City Band, James Latimer shares his knowledge…

COVID-19 story by Teresa Téllez-Giron, March 12, 2021

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Teresa Téllez-Giron​ shares her experience during the COVID-19 pandemic in Madison. She describes the importance of extended family gatherings in her…

COVID-19 story by Bettye Emmanuel, March 11, 2021

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Bettye Emmanuel shares her experience during the COVID-19 pandemic in Madison. She describes her challenges as a lab technician and mother of four.…